War of 1812 Hero Stephen Decatur's Duel

U.S. Naval Academy superintendent Sean Buck talked about the life and career of Stephen Decatur, a War of 1812 hero later killed in a duel with… read more

U.S. Naval Academy superintendent Sean Buck talked about the life and career of Stephen Decatur, a War of 1812 hero later killed in a duel with disgraced fellow naval officer James Barron. Two naval officers then read the increasingly tense correspondence between the two men leading up to their March 22, 1820, face-off. The White House Historical Association hosted this event to commemorate the duel’s 200th anniversary. close

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War of 1812 Hero Stephen Decatur's Duel

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Program ID:
467929-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 25, 2020 | 11:15pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Feb 01, 2020 | 9:16am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Jan 25, 2020 | 11:15pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 26, 2020 | 5:20pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 27, 2020 | 3:15am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 01, 2020 | 9:16am EST | C-SPAN 3
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